Monthly Archives: April 2012

Dahr Jamail Interviewed on Democracy Now! about Gulf Oil Spill

Gulf Oil Spill: BP Execs Escape Punishment as Fallout from Disaster Continues to Impact Sea Life “Two years since the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, we look at its impact on the Gulf of Mexico‚Äôs residents and wildlife even as no BP officials have faced criminal prosecution for the disaster. Eleven workers died […]

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Al Jazeera features ongoing BP oil disaster coverage

Al Jazeera’s Spotlight Page features Dahr Jamail’s ongoing coverage of BP’s oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico: Deep Trouble

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Gulf of Mexico spill takes toll on health

While some ailing local residents and clean-up workers have settled with BP, others have filed class-action suits. Two years after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, local residents and clean-up workers say they have developed serious illnesses. Those affected blame a combination of the five million barrels of oil spilled […]

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BP blamed for ongoing health problems

Gulf Coast residents and clean up workers have found chemicals present in BP’s oil in their own bloodstreams. Ocean Springs, Mississippi – Not long after BP’s oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico began on April 20, 2010, Lorrie Williams knew something was very wrong with her health. She began getting frequent headaches, was experiencing […]

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